Navigation Links
Baxter Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Ninth Consecutive Year
Date:9/12/2007

Company Named 2007 Medical Products Industry Leader

DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) announced today that it has been named 2007 Medical Products Industry Leader of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI North America). This marks the ninth consecutive year that the company has been listed in the DJSI and the sixth year the company has been named Medical Products Industry Leader since the launch of the DJSI in 1999.

Baxter's leadership position resulted from best scores across a number of performance areas including bioethics, codes of conduct, environmental performance and policy/management, talent attraction and retention, and social and environmental reporting.

"We're proud to be recognized again for our commitment to a range of activities that help ensure a sustainable world," said Robert L. Parkinson, Jr., Baxter's chairman and chief executive officer. "As a global corporation, we believe that we have a responsibility to balance society's current and future needs with the goals of the business."

The Dow Jones Sustainability indices, derived from the Dow Jones Global Index, are the world's first benchmarks tracking the financial performance of leading sustainability-driven companies worldwide. The DJSI World Index tracks the financial performance of the top 10 percent of the 2,500 largest companies in the Dow Jones Global Index in terms of social, economic and environmental performance. The DJSI North America Index includes the top 20 percent in each of 57 sectors out of the largest 600 North American companies in the Dow Jones Global Index.

In add
'/>"/>

SOURCE Baxter International Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Bruce Maas named CIO at UW-Milwaukee
2. Three finalists named for UW-Madison CIO
3. Eight lawmakers named to Speakers IT task force
4. Hospital named for Madame Curie installs TomoTherapy system
5. Two UW-Madison professors named to National LambdaRail Networking Research Council
6. UW researcher named top innovator
7. Alzheimers drug firm and more winners named in Wisconsin business-plan contest
8. Inacom named Microsofts favorite learning solutions partner of the year
9. Five Wisconsin CIOs named top in nation
10. Deltanoid named to top-15 list of biotech companies
11. Wisconsin ranks 30th in New Economy index
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/22/2014)... RepliCel Life Sciences Inc. (OTCQB: REPCF) (TSX.V: RP), a ... of autologous cell therapies, announced today the publication of ... conjunction with co-authors from Kyoto University and the University ... clinical research using dermal sheath cup (DSC) cells to ... paper entitled " Hair Follicle Dermal Stem Cells Regenerate ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... , Dec. 22, 2014  ( www.competitivehealth.com ) — ... online medical bill review and advocacy service, has signed ... FREE WellCard Savings discount health services marketplace. ... was more than they expected to pay. As part ... care costs, WellCard Savings is pleased to offer medical ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... (PRWEB) December 22, 2014 Fertility Associates ... Donor Egg Bank USA , a network of more ... Through this partnership, patients have fast access to a ... vitro fertilization, IVF . Fertility Associates of Memphis is ... this fertility treatment option. , Dr. William Kutteh ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy (BioPlus), one of the ... Maroulis, Pharm.D. to the newly created position of Vice ... position, Dr. Maroulis will continue to manage the entire ... multi-site pharmacies as the company expands. Dr. Maroulis has ... he has served in many different capacities in the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 2Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 3Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 4Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 5WellCard Savings Announces CoPatient Medical Bill Review Service for Members 2Fertility Associates of Memphis Announces Partnership with Donor Egg Bank USA 2Fertility Associates of Memphis Announces Partnership with Donor Egg Bank USA 3BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy Promotes Dr. Nick Maroulis to Vice President of Specialty Pharmacy Services 2
... , , , , , , ... , The quality of the template influences the outcome of the PCR. ... can chelate Mg2+ and reduce the yield , of the PCR. ... efficiency of the reaction. Note: To get the purest template, , ...
... , PCR principles , , ... , Setting up the , laboratory to avoid ... , Thermal , Cycling Profile for Standard ... Choice of RT-PCR Enzymes , , ...
... , , , , Here are some troubleshooting hints that we have gathered , ... , , , , ... <a , href="#Option1">Primer annealing temperature is too high ... , , ...
Cached Biology Technology:PCR reaction components 2PCR reaction components 3PCR reaction components 4PCR reaction components 5PCR reaction components 6Roche Diagnostics Corporation 2Trouble-shooting: Low yield 2Trouble-shooting: Low yield 3Trouble-shooting: Low yield 4Trouble-shooting: Low yield 5Trouble-shooting: Low yield 6Trouble-shooting: Low yield 7
(Date:11/21/2014)... YORK , Nov. 19, 2014  Earlier this ... at New York College, and one of the most ... biosensor signals that are transmitted from Smartphones to third ... were Smartphones and has one of the earliest known ... discussing its usage in the military, child care, elder ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... JOSE, Calif. , Nov. 20, 2014   ... global leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch technology solutions, ... digital temperature sensors with the widest V cc ... delivers higher temperature accuracy and faster I 2 C ... registers and serial EEPROM memory making them ideal for ...
(Date:11/18/2014)... 2014 The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) today confirmed ... speak and at least seven more will participate in the ... Shoreham Hotel in Washington D.C. , Dec. ... significant support from the regulatory agencies in the ... in our effort to help advance the use of metrics ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine 2Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine 3Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine 4Atmel Launches Industry's First Wide-V(cc) Low-Power Temperature Sensor Family 2Atmel Launches Industry's First Wide-V(cc) Low-Power Temperature Sensor Family 3Atmel Launches Industry's First Wide-V(cc) Low-Power Temperature Sensor Family 4FDA's Janet Woodcock, EMA's Emer Cooke Headline PDA Quality Metrics Conference 2
... scientists have produced a first-of-its kind map that details the ... and regional-scale forest canopy maps, the new map is the ... method. The map, based on data collected by NASA,s ... inventory of how much carbon the world,s forests store and ...
... ( www.ucr.edu ) -- A year ago, Sharon Walker, ... the UC Riverside Bourns College of Engineering, flew to ... water quality and sustainability issues in a similarly arid ... deep familiarity with Skype, a baby daughter and a ...
... The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) participated in ... and Radiological Health (CDRH) public,meeting on the oversight ... President of AMP,served on the second panel of ... Lyon, Chair of the AMP Professional Relations Committee, ...
Cached Biology News:First-of-its-kind map details the height of the globe's forests 2A baby, Skype and water research partnership with Israel 2A baby, Skype and water research partnership with Israel 3AMP presents at FDA meeting on regulating diagnostics 2AMP presents at FDA meeting on regulating diagnostics 3
HES-1 [Hairy 1], Available Summer 2003...
E1A (adenovirus early region 1)...
... to Uridine Phosphorylase 1 ( Abpromise ... Antigen: Synthetic peptide: MAATGANAEK AESHNDCPVR LLNPNIAKMK ... corresponding to amino acids 1-99 of Human ... Gene ID: 7378 ...
Nucleobindin 1 [NUCB1]...
Biology Products: